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The CroBar

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17 Manette Street, London W1D 4AS, England
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16:00 - 03:00
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Mon - Sat 16:00 - 03:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and as unique as the bar. The juke box was broken but the music was still great. The happy hour is an added bones to the vast array of drink. A truly enjoyable few hours spent with a friend chatting and rocking out.

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Thank Simon H
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The CroBar is a place destined for people who enjoy anything within the rock-heavy metal range of music. But don't get scared, as frightening as that may sound, I found myself accepted by the regulars who go there for fun and mid-range priced drinks. The staff is sociable and friendly. I enjoyed some good conversations over there and had even... More 

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Thank MiriamSeraia
Dagenham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Visit here on Saturday night with my boyfriend who is a rock/metal fan, he had never been before. Great little bar, reasonable price drinks, fantastic staff and good music. A brilliant range of drinks, fab atmosphere. Would defiantly recommend a visit and will be return ourselves.

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Thank amanda d
Youghal, Ireland
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117 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Found the bar just by accident walking around the place and it was actually the bar we used to meet good friends in London years ago. Had to call in for a drink, great memories, great bar, good price for drinks.

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Thank donal_buistear
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Been going there for years and wouldn't dream of going anywhere else , fantastic staff, great atmosphere and fab choice of drinks , to all the moaners , this isn't like the hard rock cafe

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Thank PenguinBee
UK
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Really excited to visit this place. Love Rock pubs/bars and had heard some good reports about this place. Unfortunately our visit was very brief ... as we found it to be a bit rubbish. We got there about 11:30pm on a Saturday night. £2 each to get in and the place was rammed. Very small claustrophobic bar, no where to... More 

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Thank Matt C
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Gotta love the Crobar. Snug little metal bar in central London open til stupid o clock in the morning. Really cheap for the area, great music(jukebox!), nice looking place. Good selection of cans in the fridge and always a friendly crowd inside. And there's a 24 hour cafe round the corner for when you crawl out at 3am looking for... More 

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Thank Min S
Bristol, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A great little metalheadz/rocker's bar, very cheap for this part of town, offering a wide selection of Bourbons and beers. This should delight headbangers of all horizons, with a very stylish decor and a jukebox full of heavy metal classics. Happy hours everyday until 9PM...!

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Thank Rob K
Old Bridge, New Jersey
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It's a great Pub if you love Heavy Metal or Hard Rock. Great Juke Box with Judas Priest, Ac/DC etc. Cold beer. Nothing fancy but it's a great pub.

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Thank NOHillary2016
Teulada, Spain
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great bar, with wide selection of beers and spirits. Luckely they haven't sold out yet like many of other bars did in Soho. If you like metal this is you place to go in London.

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Thank Ruben B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 03:00
Thursday
16:00 - 03:00
Friday
16:00 - 03:00
Saturday
16:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Manette Street, London W1D 4AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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